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'''Edna Ferber''' (August 15, 1885 – April 16, 1968) was an American novelist, short story writer and playwright. Her novels were especially popular and included the Pulitzer Prize-winning ''So Big (novel)|So Big'' (1924), ''Show Boat (novel)|Show Boat'' (1926; made into the celebrated Show Boat|1927 musical), ''Cimarron (novel)|Cimarron'' (1929; made into the Cimarron (1931 film)|1931 film which won the Academy Award for Best Picture), and ''Giant (novel)|Giant'' (1952; made into the Giant (1956 film)|1956 Hollywood movie).
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Birth dateAugust 15, 1885
Birth placeKalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Death dateApril 16, 1968 (age 82)
Death placeNew York City, New York, United States
OccupationNovelist, playwright
NationalityUnited States
GenreDrama, romance
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